The Bad Influence
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The Bad Influence


Concealing Part of the Truth Isn’t an Outright Lie

Thrifty Words 100 Challenge #85: Liar

My corporate career path was blocked after being diagnosed with depression — I resigned.

In early 2000, I was promoted to Branch Manager at a furniture retail outlet. When they discovered through the grapevine I’d suffered from depression, they…



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Caroline de Braganza

Wise Older Woman (WOW). Poetry, essays, humor. Passion for mental health, social justice, politics, culture, the world. Incorruptible and proud South African!